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Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute's Diversity Statement

The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute recognises the importance of diversity in the workplace. We respect people as individuals and value their differences. We believe that diversity in ethnicity, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, religion, and perspective contributes to our success as an institute.

The Institute believes in treating all people with respect and dignity. We strive to foster a supportive and inclusive workplace in which all individuals realise their potential and where everyone in the workplace enjoys equal opportunity to succeed without any barriers due to their differences.

We embrace diversity as a source of strength and recognise the strategic advantage that comes from incorporating a wide variety of capabilities, experiences, and insights.

The Institute is committed to:


Matthew Grounds' Signature

Matthew Grounds


Jason Kovacic's Signature

Jason Kovacic
Director and CEO


Audrey Adji's Signature

Audrey Adji
Chair, Diversity Committee

Acknowledgement of Country

The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders past and present.

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